Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 207 207
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 +42
Permanent jobs citing Skype 24 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.55% 0.76% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.25% 5.43% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 39
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +31.25% -4.48%
10th Percentile £29,325 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £65,000 £55,250
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 739 737 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.91% 13.97% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 520 602 732
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +2.63%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,063 £23,253
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +11 11 £42,500 -19.05% 3
Northamptonshire -6 7 £32,500 -32.29% 3
Derbyshire +14 5 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Leicestershire -21 1 £45,000 -8.16%
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype.

1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 16 (66.67%) Office 365
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (45.83%) VMware
7 10 (41.67%) Cisco
8 9 (37.50%) ITIL
8 9 (37.50%) SQL
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
9 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 8 (33.33%) Linux
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (29.17%) DNS
10 7 (29.17%) SLA
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
10 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (25.00%) WAN
11 6 (25.00%) ITSM
11 6 (25.00%) IPsec
12 5 (20.83%) Antivirus Management
12 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
12 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
12 5 (20.83%) SCCM
12 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
13 4 (16.67%) Problem Management

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Office 365
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (8.33%) IaaS
6 1 (4.17%) PaaS
6 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) IPsec
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 3 (12.50%) MPLS
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) NAS
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security
6 1 (4.17%) SSH
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) ADSI
1 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Blog
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.17%) AIX
8 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) ITSM
3 5 (20.83%) Antivirus Management
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (12.50%) Presales
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (8.33%) Facilities Management
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
1 2 (8.33%) MCSA
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) VCP5
2 1 (4.17%) VCP6
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.50%) vSphere
6 2 (8.33%) DFS Replication
6 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (8.33%) XenServer
7 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
7 1 (4.17%) Firmware
7 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.17%) HP NNM
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) Sophos
6 2 (8.33%) CommVault
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (8.33%) McAfee
6 2 (8.33%) QNAP
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (4.17%) Polycom
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam